Drikshakti, Dṛkśakti, Drish-shakti: 4 definitions
Drikshakti means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
The Sanskrit term Dṛkśakti can be transliterated into English as Drksakti or Drikshakti, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).
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Dṛkśakti (दृक्शक्ति).—f. the faculty of perception.
Derivable forms: dṛkśaktiḥ (दृक्शक्तिः).
Dṛkśakti is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms dṛś and śakti (शक्ति).Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary
Dṛkśakti (दृक्शक्ति):—[=dṛk-śakti] [from dṛk > dṛś] f. (with the Pāśupatas) a supernatural power of sight, [Sarvadarśana-saṃgraha]
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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.
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Cidgaganacandrika (study) (by S. Mahalakshmi)
Verse 211 [Rising and setting of Dṛk and Smṛti] < [Chapter 4 - Fourth Vimarśa]
Verse 212 [Saṃhāra, Nigraha and Anugraha] < [Chapter 4 - Fourth Vimarśa]
Contribution of Vachaspati-Mishra to Samkhya System (by Sasikumar. B)